Source: NKU to make Darrin Horn highest paid coach in Horizon League
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (WXIX) - Sources tell FOX19 Now Sports Director Joe Danneman that Northern Kentucky University will soon announce a contract extension for basketball coach Darrin Horn, making him the highest-paid coach in the Horizon League.
The new deal will run through 2026-27 and includes a complete investment into the men’s basketball program.
NKU will now have the highest assistant salary pool in the league to go along with the addition of full-time staff members and upgrades to travel, amongst other additions to support the program that has made four NCAA appearances over their first 11 years at the DI level.
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